ERIC Number: EJ427378
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
House Staff Attitudes toward Psychosocial Aspects of Patient Care.
Levinson, Wendy; And Others
Teaching and Learning in Medicine, v2 n2 p89-94 1990
Attitudes of 120 residents from three teaching hospitals about psychosocial aspects of patient care and the feasibility of teaching psychosocial skills to residents were compared to those of 86 practicing internists, 42 psychiatrists, 29 academic general internists, and 63 surgeons. The newly developed scale was seen as useful in evaluating curricula. (Author/MSE)
Descriptors: Attitudes, Comparative Analysis, Graduate Medical Education, Graduate Medical Students, Higher Education, Internal Medicine, Interpersonal Competence, Interviews, Measurement Techniques, Medical School Faculty, Physician Patient Relationship, Physicians, Professional Education, Psychiatrists, Questioning Techniques, Rating Scales, Surgery, Teaching Hospitals
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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